This section contains information about documentation content changes made to the OES 2: Novell Domain Services for Windows Administration Guide since the initial release of Novell Open Enterprise Server 2.
Guide content revised to reflect support for SLES 10 SP4 as the base platform for OES 2 SP3.
Added installation scenario Section 5.4, Extending a Domain Boundary in a Name-Mapped Installation.
Added a new deployment scenario Deploying DSfW by Skipping Containers.
Updated Section 8.0, Activities After DSfW Installation or Provisioning with information on modifying administrator details using MMC.
Included support for Windows 2008 server to join DSfW domain as a member server in Section 2.0, What’s New.
Revised content of Section 7.5.4, Add Domain Replica.
Added information about Restrictions with Domain Names.
Updated the chapter Upgrading DSfW.
Modified the contents of Key Differences Between the DSfW LDAP Server and the eDirectory Server and converted it in form of a table to represent comparison.
Included What’s New to capture additions to the Novell Domain Services for Windows (DSfW) service for the Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 SP2 Linux platform over the previous release.o
Included new chapter on Use-Cases.
Included new chapter on Deployment Scenarios.
Included new chapter on Planning for DSfW
Updated Installing Domain Services for Windows with information on integrated install.
Included new chapter on Provisioning Domain Services for Windows.
Updated Section 8.0, Activities After DSfW Installation or Provisioning with steps to validate DSfW install.
Updated Upgrading DSfW chapter with SP2-specific prerequisites and limitations.
Included a chapter on Running Domain Services for Windows in a Virtualized Environment.
Included Limitations in the Section 11.0, Logging In from a Windows Workstation.
Included new chapter on Section 13.0, Understanding DNS in Relation to DSfW.
Made the following changes in Section 14.0, Managing Group Policy Settings
Included details on Editing an Existing Group Policy
Updated Section 14.2.2, gpo2nmas
Included Section 14.3, Sysvol.
Updated Section 19.0, Troubleshooting chapter.
Added the following Appendix files:
Updated Glossary with details on partition boundary, SYSVol and Provisioning.